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2006 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Age Groups (13) and Sex (3) for the Population of Canada, Provinces and Territories, 1921 to 2006 Censuses - 100% Data

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Age groups (13) Sex (3)
Total - Sex Male Female
Note(s) :
  1. TOTAL - AGE GROUPS
    Includes institutional residents.
  2. MEDIAN AGE
    The median age is an age 'x', such that exactly one half of the population is older than 'x' and the other half is younger than 'x'.
Warning Data quality note(s)
  • Excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements.
Total - Age groups 1 31,612,895 15,475,970 16,136,930
Under 5 years 1,690,540 864,600 825,940
5 to 9 years 1,809,370 926,860 882,515
10 to 14 years 2,079,925 1,065,865 1,014,065
15 to 24 years 4,220,875 2,143,235 2,077,645
25 to 34 years 4,005,805 1,963,660 2,042,145
35 to 44 years 4,818,730 2,369,030 2,449,705
45 to 54 years 4,977,905 2,449,095 2,528,805
55 to 64 years 3,674,490 1,806,530 1,867,960
65 to 74 years 2,288,360 1,087,270 1,201,095
75 to 84 years 1,526,280 637,905 888,375
85 years and over 520,605 161,920 358,685
Median age 2 39.5 38.6 40.4
Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population, Statistics Canada catalogue no. 97-551-XCB2006005 (Canada, Code01)